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Fernandina Beach, FL – Car Accident at FL-200 and Barnwell Rd

Fernandina Beach, FL (January 12, 2020) – Around 11:30 a.m. this morning, a serious car accident with injuries took place at a Fernandina Beach intersection.

According to police, the accident took place at the intersection of FL-200 and Barnwell Road in Fernandina Beach. It is believed that two or more vehicles collided with one another.

Police were able to quickly clear the scene and a variety of other emergency responders were present at the scene including paramedics and fire crews. EMS crews assisted those with injuries, though the extent of these injuries is not yet fully known.

The investigation into the accident is currently ongoing.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families in hopes of a full recovery.

Car Accidents in Florida 

In the U.S., a high percentage of accidents occur at intersections in every state. In fact, in just one recent year in the entire U.S., over 2.5 million intersection accidents take place. Many victims of these collisions will undergo extensive medical treatment and time away from work as they work on their recovery. This can leave them in a desperate financial situation as they move forward. It is important to speak with a skilled car accident attorney after an accident that was not a victim’s fault.

Our attorneys at Sheftall & Associates understand how difficult it can be to face the aftermath of a collision on your own. As you fight for compensation for a wide array of aspects, you might be left feeling confused at how you will speak with the insurance company and hold a party liable for their actions. Our team is dedicated to assisting you when you need it most. Please contact our law firm at 904-647-2296 for more information on your rights moving forward.

Note: As a result of the secondary sources that were used to complete this post, the information included within has not been independently verified by our own staff and may include misinformation. If you read something that, to your knowledge, is incorrect, please contact us as soon as possible and we will correct the inaccuracy.

Disclaimer: As members of the local Jacksonville and broader Florida community, we hope everyone in our community is safe and protected. We cover the events included in this blog as a way to offer support to the victims in similar circumstances and to provide relief during these difficult times. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. You should speak with a trained legal professional for more information regarding your situation.